FP7 Sustainable Surface Transport Agenda 19 July 2011

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FP7 Information Days for Transport (Incl. Aeronautics) 19 July 2011

Sustainable Surface Transport Draft Agenda Brussels (Charlemagne building, Rue de la Loi 170)

Morning: Plenary sessions (Plenary room GASP – second floor) Chairman: Liam Breslin, Head of Unit (RTD-H2)

Registration Welcome addresses

  • Welcome by Liam Breslin, Head of Surface Transport Unit, Directorate-General Research & Innovation (RTD-H2)
  • Welcome by Paul Verhoef, Head of Research and Innovative Transport Systems Unit,

Directorate-General Mobility and Transport (MOVE-C2)

Presentations of 5th calls for proposals for Sustainable Surface Transport and Cross-cutting Activities

  • “Overview of SST work programme and SST-RTD call”

Liam Breslin, Head of Unit (RTD-H2)

  • Topic Group No 1: “Increasing railway capacity”

Michal Klima (RTD-H2)

  • Topic Group No 2: “Ensuring safe, green and competitive waterborne transport” Dominique Ramaekers-Jorgensen (RTD-H2)
  • Topic Group No 3: “Implementing research for the ‘European Green Car Initiative” Maurizio Maggiore (RTD-H2)

European Green Car Initiative – Demonstration Activities

  • Hugues Van Honacker (MOVE-B4)

Coffee break

  • Topic Group No 4: “Activities and research areas of cross-cutting character (sustainable urban mobility, improving surface transport through ITS and safety and security)”

Patrick Mercier-Handisyde (RTD-H2)

  • “Transport horizontal call (TPT)”

Frank Smit (RTD-H1)

  • Overview of DG MOVE transport call

Paul Verhoef, Head of Unit (MOVE–C2)

  • “How to apply: call, rules, eligibility, e-submission, evaluation overview, typical mistakes” Joost de Bock (RTD-H2)

Questions and answers

  • Presentation of CORDIS service Magdolna Zsivnovszki, Simon Robinson
  • “National Contact Points and introduction of the brokerage activities”

David Doerr, ETNA coordinator, TÜV Rheinland PT

Lunch and networking Brokerage activities

14h00-18h00 Brokerage activities: further details on http://www.transport-ncps.net

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